BROWN Elizabeth

BROWN Elizabeth

Female 1806 - 1900  (93 years)

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  • Name BROWN Elizabeth 
    Born 23 Aug 1806  Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    RESI 1840  Fountain Green Township, Hancock Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    CENSUS 01 Oct 1850  Township 8 N 6 W, Henderson Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • A few errors by census-taker: John and Margaret were born in Pennsylvania to Thomas and his first wife Mary Kells Fisher. Cyrus should read Matthias. Have seen no other reference to Matthias' first or middle name being Cyrus.
    Census: 1850 U.S. - Township 8 N 6 W, Henderson  Co., IL Roll  M432_109; Page: 84B; Image: 530
    Census: 1850 U.S. - Township 8 N 6 W, Henderson Co., IL Roll M432_109; Page: 84B; Image: 530
    CENSUS 22 Aug 1860  LaHarpe Township, Hancock Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census: 1860 U.S. - LaHarpe Township, Hancock Co., IL; Roll: M653_184; Page: 983; Image: 729; Family History Library Film: 803184
    Census: 1860 U.S. - LaHarpe Township, Hancock Co., IL; Roll: M653_184; Page: 983; Image: 729; Family History Library Film: 803184
    RELI Methodist Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 19 Jun 1900  Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 20 Jun 1900  South Cemetery, Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I62  Main
    Last Modified 24 Aug 2010 

    Family FISHER Thomas,   b. 11 Mar 1791, Ligonier, Westmoreland Co., PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1879, Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 22 Feb 1838 
    Notes 
    • Thomas Fisher was born in Westmoreland county, Pennsylvania, March 11, 1791, and died at his home in Blandinsville, in 1868. He settled in McDonough county in 1844, coming from Hancock county, Illinois, where he had settled in 1840. His first wife died, and he was again married to Elizabeth Brown, by whom there were four children. [7]
    Children 
     1. FISHER, Joseph,   b. 19 May 1839,   d. 26 Mar 1840  (Age 0 years)
    +2. FISHER Matthias,   b. 24 Sep 1840, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1915  (Age 74 years)
    +3. FISHER Thomas H.,   b. 3 Jun 1843, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jun 1914, Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    +4. FISHER Abel,   b. 23 May 1845, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Aug 1924, Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [Birth]
    +5. FISHER Josiah,   b. 3 Jun 1848, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1914  (Age < 65 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 25 Dec 2012 20:11:26 
    Family ID F40  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsRESI - 1840 - Fountain Green Township, Hancock Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCENSUS - 01 Oct 1850 - Township 8 N 6 W, Henderson Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCENSUS - 22 Aug 1860 - LaHarpe Township, Hancock Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Jun 1900 - Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 20 Jun 1900 - South Cemetery, Blandinsville, McDonough Co., IL Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Elizabeth Fisher - front
    Elizabeth Fisher - front
    Elizabeth Fisher - back
    Elizabeth Fisher - back

  • Notes 
    • She raised ten step-children and four own sons, Mathias of Novelty, Missouri, Thomas, Abel and Josiah of this place. [8]

  • Sources 
    1. [SR44] Death Certificate: Fisher, Abel - 1924, (State of Illinois, Dept. of Public Health, Division of Vital Statistics) (Reliability: 2), 11 Sep 1924.
      12. Maiden Name of Mother Elizabeth Brown
      13. Birthplace of Mother (State or country) Pa

    2. [S29] News: Elizabeth Fisher.
      Elizabeth Fisher was born Aug. 25, 1806 in Mercer County, Pennsylvania and died at her home in Blandinsville, October 29, 1900.

    3. [S29] News: Elizabeth Fisher.
      In 1840 she moved to Illinois and settled in Fountain Green Township, Hancock County.

    4. [S102] Census: 1850 U.S. - Township 8 N 6 W, Henderson Co., IL , (Ancestry,com), Roll M432_109; Page: 84B; Image: 530 (Reliability: 2), 01 Oct 1850.

    5. [S83] Census: 1860 U.S. - LaHarpe Township, Hancock Co., IL, (Ancestry,com), Roll: M653_184; Page: 983; Image: 730. (Reliability: 3), 22 Aug 1860.

    6. [S29] News: Elizabeth Fisher.
      The deceased united with the Methodist Episcopal Church by profession of faith when 16 years of age of which Church she was a member until 1850 when she transferred her membership to the United Brethern. When that society became extinct she again cast her lot with the Methodists.

    7. [S67] History of McDonough County, Illinois - 1885, ((Springfield, IL: Continental Historical Co., 1885)), 977.342 H2., p. 644 (Reliability: 2), 1885.

    8. [S29] News: Elizabeth Fisher.